Vicente del Bosque

Born: December 23, 1950 (age 66)

Height: 6'0" (183cm)

Hometown: Salamanca, Spain
Nationality: Spain Spanish

Spain's coach Vicente del Bosque during the Confederations Cup against Italy on June 27, 2013
Career History
International2008-Spain
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Alvaro Morata celebrates scoring his side's first goal during the Euro 2016 Group D match between Spain and Turkey on July 17, 2016
Vicente del Bosque: 'Alvaro Morata joining Manchester United a shame'
Vicente del Bosque admits that it will be disappointing to see Alvaro Morata leave Real Madrid this summer, but it will not affect his place in the Spain setup.
Jun 27, 20:28
Gareth Bale thinks he's scored during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Real Madrid on April 2, 2016
Preview: Juventus vs. Real Madrid
Sports Mole previews the Champions League final in Cardiff between Juventus and Real Madrid.
Jun 2, 15:00
Cristiano Ronaldo finally shows some modesty during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Miami to host El Clasico fixture?
Real Madrid and Barcelona could reportedly meet in Miami this summer as part of pre-season tournament the International Champions Cup.
Feb 10, 18:42
Porto's Spanish coach Julen Lopetegui gestures from the touchline during the UEFA Champions League Group G football match between Chelsea and Porto at Stamford Bridge in London on December 9, 2015.
Julen Lopetegui pleased with Spain comeback
Spain boss Julen Lopetegui hails his side for bouncing back from a 2-0 deficit to draw 2-2 with England in Tuesday's international friendly in London.
Nov 16, 13:13
Porto's Spanish coach Julen Lopetegui gestures from the touchline during the UEFA Champions League Group G football match between Chelsea and Porto at Stamford Bridge in London on December 9, 2015.
Spain boss Julen Lopetegui: 'Patient approach worked'
Spain boss Julen Lopetegui says that "patience" was the name of the game in his team's 2-0 win over Albania on Sunday night.
Oct 10, 15:19
Head coach Vicente Del Bosque of Spain faces the media during a press conference ahead of their international friendly match against Bolivia at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan stadium on May 29, 2014
Vicente del Bosque: 'Poison harmed Spain'
Vicente del Bosque claims that "poison from the outside" harmed his Spain squad in their last two international tournaments.
Oct 9, 14:32
Porto's Spanish coach Julen Lopetegui gestures from the touchline during the UEFA Champions League Group G football match between Chelsea and Porto at Stamford Bridge in London on December 9, 2015.
Julen Lopetegui "satisfied" with Spain threat
Spain boss Julen Lopetegui says that he is "satisfied" with his team's attacking threat ahead of Sunday's 2018 World Cup qualifier against Albania.
Oct 8, 22:25
Spain's forward Diego Costa (L) vies with England's defender Phil Jones during the friendly football match Spain vs England at the Jose Rico Perez stadium in Alicante on November 13, 2015.
Diego Costa hails Spain teammates
Spain forward Diego Costa hails his international teammates for helping him overcome a difficult period with the national team.
Sep 6, 13:39
Porto's Spanish coach Julen Lopetegui gestures from the touchline during the UEFA Champions League Group G football match between Chelsea and Porto at Stamford Bridge in London on December 9, 2015.
Julen Lopetegui "delighted" with Spain squad
New Spain boss Julen Lopetegui says that his players have shown the right "attitude" in the build-up to Monday night's 2018 World Cup qualifier at home to Liechtenstein.
Sep 5, 12:57
Porto's Spanish coach Julen Lopetegui gestures from the touchline during the UEFA Champions League Group G football match between Chelsea and Porto at Stamford Bridge in London on December 9, 2015.
Julen Lopeteui 'enjoyed' Spain debut
Spain boss Julen Lopetegui says that he 'enjoyed' his debut as La Roja coach as his team recorded a 2-0 win over Belgium.
Sep 2, 22:18
Gerard Pique celebrates scoring during the Euro 2016 Group D game between Spain and Czech Republic on June 13, 2016
Live Commentary: Belgium 0-2 Spain - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the international friendly between Belgium and Spain from Brussels.
Sep 1, 19:12
Porto's Spanish coach Julen Lopetegui gestures from the touchline during the UEFA Champions League Group G football match between Chelsea and Porto at Stamford Bridge in London on December 9, 2015.
Spain boss Julen Lopetegui hints at fresh ideas
New Spain boss Julen Lopetegui hints that he will attempt to make La Roja more compact and difficult to beat ahead of Thursday's friendly with Belgium.
Sep 1, 18:18
Dani Carvajal for Real Madrid on August 19, 2014
Dani Carvajal: 'Spain can return to top'
Real Madrid defender Dani Carvajal insists that Spain have the ability to "conquer the world once again" under new manager Julen Lopetegui.
Sep 1, 17:36
Porto's Spanish coach Julen Lopetegui plays with a ball in a training session at the Dragao stadium in Porto on March 9, 2015
Spain boss Julen Lopetegui hails Marco Asensio
Spain boss Julen Lopetegui pays tribute to Real Madrid attacker Marco Asensio after including the youngster in his first national team squad.
Aug 26, 21:16
Porto's Spanish coach Julen Lopetegui gestures from the touchline during the UEFA Champions League Group G football match between Chelsea and Porto at Stamford Bridge in London on December 9, 2015.
Julen Lopetegui explains Iker Casillas absence
Spain boss Julen Lopetegui "felt it was best" to omit Porto goalkeeper Iker Casillas from his first national team selection.
Aug 26, 21:03
Paco Alcacer celebrates scoring for Valencia against Gijon on September 12, 2015
Robert Fernandez: 'Barcelona in Paco Alcacer talks'
Barcelona are "optimistic" of signing Valencia striker Paco Alcacer in the latter stages of the transfer window, claims sporting director Robert Fernandez.
Aug 26, 19:53
Spain's goalkeeper Iker Casillas walks back to his goal after Netherlands' forward Arjen Robben scored during a Group B football match between Spain and the Netherlands at the Fonte Nova Arena in Salvador during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 13, 2014
Iker Casillas, Cesc Fabregas left out of Julen Lopetegui's first Spain squad
Iker Casillas and Cesc Fabregas are left out of Julen Lopetegui's first Spain squad, while Diego Costa and Juan Mata are recalled.
Aug 26, 12:54
Mauricio Pochettino applauds after the Premier League game between Stoke City and Tottenham Hotspur on April 18, 2016
Report: Tottenham Hotspur, Espanyol in Pau Lopez talks
A report claims that Tottenham Hotspur and Espanyol are currently in negotiations over the transfer of Spanish goalkeeper Pau Lopez.
Aug 18, 16:39
Valencia's forward Paco Alcacer celebrates after scoring during the Spanish league football match Real Madrid CF vs Valencia CF at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on May 9, 2015
Jesus Garcia Pitarch: 'Valencia will not sell Paco Alcacer'
Valencia sporting director Jesus Garcia Pitarch insists that reported Barcelona target Paco Alcacer will not be allowed to leave the Mestalla this summer.
Aug 17, 15:02
A general view of Wembley Stadium on May 3, 2012
England announce friendly meeting with Spain in November
England and Spain will face off at Wembley Stadium on November 15, four days after the Three Lions meet Scotland at the same venue in a crucial qualifying clash.
Aug 11, 09:26
Head coach Vicente Del Bosque of Spain faces the media during a press conference ahead of their international friendly match against Bolivia at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan stadium on May 29, 2014
Vicente del Bosque hails Marco Asensio
Former Spain boss Vicente del Bosque says that Real Madrid youngster Marco Asensio is "the biggest talent in Spain" and admits that he almost picked him for Euro 2016.
Jul 28, 22:21
Porto's Spanish coach Julen Lopetegui gestures from the touchline during the UEFA Champions League Group G football match between Chelsea and Porto at Stamford Bridge in London on December 9, 2015.
Spain boss Julen Lopetegui coy on Iker Casillas future
New Spain boss Julen Lopetegui says that now is "not the time" to discuss individuals that may or may not be part of his squad moving forward.
Jul 23, 20:06
Porto's Spanish coach Julen Lopetegui gestures from the touchline during the UEFA Champions League Group G football match between Chelsea and Porto at Stamford Bridge in London on December 9, 2015.
Former Porto boss Julen Lopetegui appointed Spain head coach
Spain appoint former Porto boss Julen Lopetegui as their new head coach following Vicente del Bosque's resignation.
Jul 21, 13:47
Spain's coach Vicente Del Bosque attends the Group B football match between Spain and Chile in the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 18, 2014
Vicente del Bosque pays tribute to Spain players
Former Spain manager Vicente del Bosque praises the players from his eight-year stint in charge of the team and insists that he leaves with no regrets.
Jul 18, 22:10
Head Coach of Levante UD Joaquin Caparros reacts during the La Liga match between Levante UD and Granada CF at Ciutat de Valencia Stadium on November 03, 2013
Joaquin Caparros sets out Spain plans
Joaquin Caparros, who is expected to replace Vicente del Bosque as Spain boss, insists that he will lead La Roja back to the top of international football.
Jul 12, 18:15
Spain's forward Pedro Rodriguez dribbles the ball during a Group B football match between Spain and Chile in the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 18, 2014
Pedro denies Vicente del Bosque rift during Euro 2016
Spain attacker Pedro denies that he fell out with La Roja boss Vicente del Bosque during Euro 2016.
Jul 7, 22:55
Porto's Spanish coach Julen Lopetegui gestures from the touchline during the UEFA Champions League Group G football match between Chelsea and Porto at Stamford Bridge in London on December 9, 2015.
Guillem Balague: 'Julen Lopetegui waiting on Wolverhampton Wanderers takeover'
Spanish journalist Guillem Balague reiterates that former Porto boss Julen Lopetegui remains in line to manage Wolverhampton Wanderers should a takeover be completed.
Jul 7, 16:15
Spain's coach Vicente Del Bosque attends the Group B football match between Spain and Chile in the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 18, 2014
Vicente del Bosque 'unlikely' to coach again
Vicente del Bosque, who has stood down from his role with Spain, admits that he is 'unlikely' to return to coaching.
Jul 5, 22:00
Spain's coach Vicente Del Bosque attends the Group B football match between Spain and Chile in the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 18, 2014
Vicente del Bosque stands down as Spain boss
The Spanish FA confirms that Vicente Del Bosque, in charge of the national side for the past eight years, has decided to step aside to take up a new role.
Jul 4, 14:40
Xavi in action for Spain during the World Cup final on July 11, 2010.
Xavi "surprised" by Vicente del Bosque comments
Former Spain international Xavi was "quite surprised" that Vicente del Bosque decided to go public with a spat that occurred with Iker Casillas at Euro 2016.
Jul 2, 17:22
Head coach Vicente Del Bosque of Spain faces the media during a press conference ahead of their international friendly match against Bolivia at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan stadium on May 29, 2014
Vicente del Bosque reveals Iker Casillas feud
Outgoing Spain boss Vicente del Bosque reveals that Iker Casillas was not pleased to be demoted to second-choice goalkeeper for Euro 2016.
Jul 1, 16:31
Head coach Vicente Del Bosque of Spain faces the media during a press conference ahead of their international friendly match against Bolivia at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan stadium on May 29, 2014
Vicente del Bosque resigns as Spain boss
Vicente del Bosque reveals that he is resigning from his position with the Spanish national team.
Jun 30, 22:36
Spain's coach Vicente Del Bosque attends the Group B football match between Spain and Chile in the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 18, 2014
Vicente del Bosque to consider Spain future
Spain manager Vicente del Bosque, who has won the World Cup and European Championships with the team, admits that his future is uncertain following their Euro 2016 exit.
Jun 28, 19:20
Gerard Pique of Spain answers questions from the media during a press conference on June 20, 2016
Gerard Pique: 'Spain must change style of play'
Spain centre-back Gerard Pique admits that his side are no longer the force they once were and calls for a change in playing style following their exit from Euro 2016.
Jun 28, 19:09
Head coach Vicente Del Bosque of Spain faces the media during a press conference ahead of their international friendly match against Bolivia at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan stadium on May 29, 2014
Spain boss Vicente del Bosque: 'It was Italy's day'
Spain boss Vicente del Bosque admits that his side were second best during their defeat to Italy.
Jun 27, 20:07
Giorgio Chiellini scores the opening goal during the Euro 2016 RO16 match between Italy and Spain on June 27, 2016
Result: Italy into Euro 2016 quarter-finals after seeing off holders Spain
Italy reach the quarter-finals of Euro 2016 after defeating holders Spain 2-0 in Monday's last-16 clash at the Stade de France.
Jun 27, 19:00
Graziano Pelle scores his team's second goal during the Euro 2016 Group E game between Belgium and Italy on June 13, 2016
Team News: Italy ring changes for Spain clash
Italy boss Antonio Conte rings the changes for his side's Euro 2016 clash with Spain.
Jun 27, 16:06
Italy's forward Pelle celebrates after scoring a goal during the Euro 2016 round of 16 football match between Italy and Spain at the Stade de France stadium in Saint-Denis, near Paris, on June 27, 2016. Italy won the match 2-0
Live Commentary: Italy 2-0 Spain: As it happened
Sports Mole's live commentary of the Euro 2016 last-16 clash between Italy and Spain at the Stade de France, which finished 2-0 to the Azzurri.
Jun 27, 15:58
Head coach Vicente Del Bosque of Spain faces the media during a press conference ahead of their international friendly match against Bolivia at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan stadium on May 29, 2014
Vicente del Bosque: 'Italy not a defensive team'
Spain boss Vicente del Bosque rejects suggestions that last-16 opponents at Euro 2016 Italy are purely a defensive team.
Jun 23, 22:58
Juanfran reacts to his penalty miss during the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Juanfran: 'Spain convinced of win'
Spain defender Juanfran says that his team are "convinced" that they will overcome Italy in the last-16 stage of Euro 2016.
Jun 23, 20:09



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